What may increase your risk for problems from a nose injury or nosebleed?
Many conditions, lifestyle choices, medicines, and diseases interfere
with your ability to heal or fight infection. You may be at risk for a more
serious problem from your symptoms if you have any of the following. Be sure to
tell your health professional.
Younger than age 3 months
than age 60
A problem or condition present since
Previous injury to the nose or face
surgery to the nose area
Severe malnutrition or vitamin
Structural problems, such as nasal polyps or a